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Finding Your Room


Maps and plans of SOAS Location

Room availability

You can check current room availability on our live Timetable page.

Key to room numbers

PrefixBuildingSample room number
MB Main College Buildings (incorporating the Old Building and the Philips Building) MB G50 = College Buildings, ground floor
MB 502 = College Buildings, fifth floor
B Brunei Gallery B102 = Brunei Gallery, first floor
F Faber Building, 23-24 Russell Square F104 = Faber Building, first floor
T 21-22 Russell Square T101 = 21-22 Russell Square, first floor
GS 53 Gordon Square GS303 = 53 Gordon Square, third floor
V Vernon Square VG06 = Vernon Square, ground floor
30 or 28 RS Birkbeck College, 30 or 28  Russell Square 30 RS 103 = 30 Russell Square Room 103, first floor
43 GS Birkbeck College, 43 Gordon Square 43 GS321 = 43 Gordon Square Room 321
IALS Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, 17 Russell Square IALS L101 = Institute of Advanced Legal Studies room L101

Where in the building?

Vernon Square Ground floor Room number 4
B 1 02
Brunei Gallery First floor Room number 2

Please note that:

  • The main College buildings are made up of the 'Old Building' and the extension 'Philips Building'.
  • Rooms that start with a ‘G’ are on the ground floor of main College buildings.
  • Rooms that start with an ‘L’ are on the lower ground floor of main College buildings.
  • Rooms that are 'MB' with just a number are in the main College buildings on the floor indicated by the first digit (e.g. MB 389 is third floor).
  • KLT is the Khalili Lecture Theatre, on the lower ground floor of main College buildings, DLT is the (Kamran) Djam Lecture Theatre, accessed via the entrance hall of main College buildings.
  • 30 Russell Square, 28 Russell Square and 43 Gordon Square are two buildings belonging to Birkbeck College which are sometimes used by SOAS for teaching.